Contemporary imperialism

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Semir Amin Monthly Review This article is part of a series Middle-East-4-Change is highlighting that look at the economic impact of imperialist globlisation on peripheral countries Lenin, Bukharin,…

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Capitalism and Its Current Crisis

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Prabhat Patnaik Monthly Review This article is part of a series Middle-East-4-Change is highlighting that look at the economic impact of imperialist globlisation on peripheral countries The “thirty-year…

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The New Imperialism of Globalized Monopoly-Finance Capital: An Introduction

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

John Bellamy Foster Monthly Review This article is part of a series Middle-East-4-Change is highlighting that look at the economic impact of imperialist globlisation on peripheral countries It…

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The “New Turkey”: Fetishizing Growth with Fatal Results

Monday, June 13, 2016

Zuhal Yeşilyurt Gündüz Monthly Review This article is part of a series Middle-East-4-Change is highlighting that look at the economic impact of imperialist globlisation on peripheral countries Turkey’s…

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Imperialism in the Era of Globalization

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Utsa Patnaik and Prabhat Patnaik Monthly Review We are posting these series of articles that came out late in 2015 in Monthly Review because of their relevance to…

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The “New Turkey”: Fetishizing Growth with Fatal Results

Friday, June 3, 2016

Zuhal Yeşilyurt Gündüz Monthly Review Turkey’s ruling party has turned the country, which it calls “the new Turkey,” into a capitalist nightmare: a triad of neoliberal economics, political…

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The World Economy: Trouble Ahead

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Marty Hart-Landsberg Report from the Economic Front Economic conditions are not good and the signs are for more trouble.  The post-Great Recession recovery has been incredibly weak and…

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Pakistan – protest continues despite high temperatures

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

IMT Pakistan In Defence of Marxism More and more sections of the working class are coming out to protest for their demands as the economic crisis deepens in…

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Left Forum 2016, Imperialism in the Twenty-First Century

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Monthly Review Imperialism in the Twenty-First Century, Monthly Review, John Bellamy Foster, Chair, John Smith, author, Hannah Holleman, Amherst College, Roxanne Dunbar Ortiz, Professor Emerita, California State University,…

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A majority of millennials now reject capitalism, poll shows

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Max Ehrenfreund, Washington Post In an apparent rejection of the basic principles of the U.S. economy, a new poll shows that most young people do not support capitalism. The Harvard…

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Crisis in Brazil

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Perry Anderson London Review of Books The BRIC countries are in trouble. For a season the dynamos of international growth while the West was mired in the worst…

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The Corruption Revealed in the Panama Papers Opened the Door to Isis

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Patrick Cockburn Counterpunch Three years ago I was in Baghdad after it had rained heavily, driving for miles through streets that had disappeared under grey-coloured flood water combined…

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Political Islam, class and capital. Part 2: Manifestation of centre-periphery crisis

Thursday, April 7, 2016
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Ardeshir Mehrdad Illustration by Ardeshir Mohassess Despite claims to the contrary, political Islam is a child of late capitalism, growing where capitalist development is more advanced. There are…

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Imperialism in the Twenty-First Century

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

John Smith Monthly Review Winner of the first Paul A. Baran–Paul M. Sweezy Memorial Award for an original monograph concerned with the political economy of imperialism, John Smith’s…

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The Global disorder of Capital

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Alain Badiou translated by Yassamine Mather Weekly Worker Alain Badiou discusses the consequences of neoliberal capital’s disastrous policies worldwide and what he calls new imperial practices. He writes:…

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The House of Zion

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Editorial by Perry Anderson New Left Review Since the turn of the century, the Arab states have come to constitute a zone for Western military intervention without parallel…

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Pipeline politics in Syria

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

By Major Rob Taylor Armed Forces Journal You can’t understand the conflict without talking about natural gas. Much of the media coverage suggests that the conflict in Syria…

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Imperialism in the Twenty-First century

Sunday, November 22, 2015

by John Smith The globalization of production and its shift to low-wage countries is the most significant and dynamic transformation of the neoliberal era. Its fundamental driving force…

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